Is Temaril-P safe for puppies?
Temaril-P is a prescription medication that is FDA approved for use in dogs. Temaril-P is available as a scored tablet containing trimeprazine tartrate equivalent to 5 mg trimeprazine and prednisolone 2 mg. Prolonged use of Temaril-P should not be stopped suddenly.
Does Temaril-P cause weight gain in dogs?
If your pet suddenly develops a poor appetite, low energy level, vomiting, or diarrhea, contact your veterinarian immediately; these signs may indicate an infection. After the drug is used for several weeks or more, weight gain, potbelly, skin or coat changes, hair loss, or weakness may occur.
How much Temaril Can I give my dog?
Dosage and Administration
|Weight of Dog||Initial Dosage|
|Up to 10 lb||1/2 tablet, twice daily|
|11-20 lb||1 tablet, twice daily|
|21-40 lb||2 tablets, twice daily|
|Over 40 lb||3 tablets, twice daily|
How Long Can dogs stay on Temaril-P?
During the initial phase of treatment the effect should last 12 hours, and become longer as therapy progresses. If Temaril-P is stopped, signs of the disease may reappear.
Is Temaril-P used for coughing in dogs?
TEMARIL-P has been found to be effective therapy and adjunctive therapy in various cough conditions of dogs.
What are the side effects of Temaril-P in dogs?
Possible Side Effects: Trimeprazine can cause drowsiness, tremors and muscle weakness. Prednisolone may cause symptoms of Cushing’s disease which include increased thirst, urination and hunger as well as vomiting and diarrhea. Other side effects may also occur.
What does Temaril-P do for dogs?
Relieves itching and inflammation commonly associated with most skin disorders of dogs. TEMARIL-P is indicated for dogs to relieve itching regardless of the cause. Its synergistic combination of antihistamine and corticosteroid may allow for lower doses of corticosteroids.
What does Temaril P do for dogs?
Is Temaril P the same as prednisone?
Trimeprazine tartrate with prednisolone (brand names: Temaril-P®, Vanectyl-P®) is a combination of an antihistamine and a corticosteroid used to treat itchiness (due to mostly allergies) or suppress cough. The combination is designed to decrease the amount of prednisone used.
What happens if a human takes Temaril-P?
Temaril-P may cause drowsiness. Trimeprazine can cause drowsiness, tremors and muscle weakness. Prednisolone may cause symptoms of Cushing¿s disease which include increased thirst, urination and hunger as well as vomiting and diarrhea. Other side effects may also occur.